March 2009: MLA-SCC 2009 Membership Directory is available.

2009 Membership Directory (PDF)

Current MLA SCC Newsletter: Newsletter No. 90 (June 2009) (PDF)

November 2008: Travel Grant Awarded

MLA SCC congratulates Chih-Hsien Chien, winner of this year's travel grant.

September 2008: Travel Grant Available

The Southern California Chapter of MLA has a travel grant of up to $1,000 to support a member's attendance of MLA 2009 in Chicago.

The applicant must be a member of MLA/SCC and be in the first three years of his/her professional career, a graduate student in library school (by the time of the meeting) aspiring to become a music librarian, or a recent graduate (within one year of degree) of a graduate program in librarianship seeking a professional position as a music librarian.

Please submit the following by October 15, 2008:

  1. A letter of application with an explanation of the reasons for attending the meeting, a justification of financial need, and a budget (the room rate will be approximately $175 plus tax).
  2. A current vita
  3. Two letters of support under separate cover (e-mail is acceptable)
Mail application and supporting materials to:

Lindsay Hansen, Chair, MLA/SCC
Oviatt Library
18111 Nordhoff St.
Northridge, CA 9330-8326
lindsay dot hansen at

Recipients will be notified by November 2008 and announced publicly through MLASCC-L, the MLA/SCC web site and in the MLA/SCC newsletter.

May 2008: MLA-SCC 2008 Membership Directory is available.

2008 Membership Directory (PDF)

March 2008: MLA-SCC 2008 meeting is coming up!

The Spring meeting will be held Wednesday April 30 starting with a tour of the Motion Picture Academy Library and continuing with paper and discussion sessions at the Beverly Hills Public Library. More info shortly!

Renew Your Membership

The membership form 2007 is now available (PDF): MLA SCC 2007 Membership Form. Please print and return it to Laura Horwitz.

News Archive

The News Archive lists MLA SCC news items from July 2004 through July 2007.